|Enchanted Forest Character:||Rumplestiltskin|
The Dark One
|First appearance:||Chapter 1: A New Beginning|
Ross Gold is a guest character in Once Upon a Gleeful Time. He is the Storybrooke version of Rumplestiltskin. He is the local antiques broker and creates a potion to help the citizens of Storybrooke cross the town line without losing their memories.
Ross is portrayed by Once Upon a Time star Robert Carlyle and was created by the show's creators, Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis, but was fully named by Purple-Glee-Project.
Before the SpellEdit
Rumple was branded a coward back in The Enchanted Forest, when his wife left him for Hook he fell apart, he then became stronger and braver and set out to become The Dark One, which he achieved. His son soon after also ran away, Rumple made a deal with Regina and was granted his memory during the curse. He now just sells antiques and creates potions to help the towsfolk live in the new wide world.